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Protect your loved ones - Take a rapid Covid-19 test twice a week

Why get tested?
About 1 in 3 people with coronavirus do not have symptoms but can still infect others. If people test positive and self-isolate, it helps stop the virus spreading.

How often?
Take the test twice a week (3 or 4 days apart). Report every result (positive, negative or void) to the NHS on the day you take the test (and no later than 24 hours) : https://www.gov.uk/report-covid19-result

What if I test negative?
If you test negative, keep following coronavirus advice including regular handwashing, social distancing and wearing a face covering.

What if I test positive or get coronavirus symptoms?
If you test positive or get coronavirus symptoms, make sure you self-isolate immediately and get a PCR test (a different coronavirus test) to confirm the result.

Getting more tests
order online or pick them up from a local collection point or pharmacy: https://www.gov.uk/report-covid19-result

Book an appointment at a lateral flow site or mobile testing van: https://www.gov.uk/report-covid19-result

Useful information about workplace testing
ACAS have published guidance on workplace testing, and the ICO have published a set of FAQs regarding data protection and testing.